Hawks Rally to Beat Wildcats 4-3

Hawks Rally to Beat Wildcats 4-3

BRISTOL, RI – The Johnson & Wales University softball team scored twice in the top of the seventh to pull ahead of host Roger Williams University. Unfortunately, the Wildcats gave up a pair of runs in the bottom of the inning and the Hawks prevailed, 4-3.

Records:
Roger Williams: 7-10
Johnson & Wales: 8-9

Statistical Leaders:
Devin Scales (JWU): 2-2, 2 R, 2 RBI
Megan Antaya (JWU): 1-3, 1 RBI

Of Note:
Johnson & Wales trailed for the first four innings until Megan Antaya drove in Devin Scales with a single in the fifth inning.

Roger Williams came back for a run in its half of the fifth off JWU reliever Zoe Jennings.

Kayla McKinnon led off the seventh with a single then scored on a Scales' double. An error on the RWU second baseman allowed Scales to score and build a 3-2 JWU lead.

The Hawks scored both of their runs in the seventh with two outs.

Up Next:
The Wildcats and Hawks play again on Tuesday at JWU with first pitch at 4 p.m.